Wednesday 10 August 1904


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Los políticos

Los políticos

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: N/A

Country: Argentina

Los políticos

Los políticos

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Martin Kettner, Robert Steidl

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 August 1904 ?

  • Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
  • Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
  • Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
  • St. Deusdedit
Famous Birthdays:
  • Paul Wiese: American astrologer who joined AFA in October 1949.
See other famous people born on 10 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a priest
  • Dutch newspaper Volk fires gay journalist Jacob de Cock
  • Japanese fleet defeat Russians off Port Arthur
  • Yankees Jack Chesbro ends string of 30 consecutive complete games
  • Russo-Japanese War: the Battle of the Yellow Sea between the Russian and Japanese battleship fleets takes place.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1904 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis - S. H. Dudley
  2. The Old Folks at Home - Haydn Quartet
  3. In the Days of Old - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Crossing by Winston Churchill

The Crossing

By: Winston Churchill

The Crossing By Winston Churchill 1904 American Bestseller. I was born under the Blue Ridge, and under that side which is blue in the evening light, in a wild land of game and forest and rushing waters.

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The Deliverance by Ellen Glasgow

The Deliverance

By: Ellen Glasgow

WHEN the Tusquehanna stage came to the daily halt beneath the blasted pine at the cross-roads, an elderly man, wearing a flapping frock coat and a soft slouch hat, stepped gingerly over one of the muddy wheels, and threw a ...

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In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson

In the Bishop's Carriage

By: Miriam Michelson

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Sir Mortimer by Mary Johnston

Sir Mortimer

By: Mary Johnston

First Edition. Harper & Brothers, NY Published March, 1904. COLOR FRONTISPIECE IS PRESENT. Color frontispiece and eight black and white plates. The book is illustrated by F.

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